Kok Hoong brings with him 30 years of rich experience in constructions, property development, information technology and supply chain industries garnered through multinationals, affiliates of public listed companies and entrepreneurial environments.
On top of having a strong foundation in financial reporting and management matters, Kok Hoong is also highly experienced in matters relating to human resources, stakeholder management, legal and business development.
He was successful in helping his employers get through both the 1997 and 2008 Financial Crisis by overseeing the implementation of critical risks and control process which had ensured the survivability of the businesses. Having gone through multiple business cycles, Kok Hoong possess a robust understanding of risks and controls.
As he later got involved in business development, his sharp business acumen has enabled him to secure several sole agency representations from reputable foreign principals which is a testament to his capabilities.
Kok Hoong joined the ACE Group in January 2021. His responsibilities include, amongst others, formulating and communicating risk policies and processes across the organisation to improve quality, productivity and efficiency. He also oversees legal and governance matters.
Kok Hoong completed his professional qualification from The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), UK in 1990 and was admitted as a member of the Malaysia Institute of Accountants (MIA) in 1994 as a Chartered Accountant.